Nail Manufacturers Council on Safety

“Understanding UV Lamps”

Understanding UV Lamps Two styles of UV nail lamps are used in salons to cure UV nail products; Traditional and LED. Although these nail lamps use different types of bulbs, both types emit UV and can quickly harden UV curable artificial nail coatings. The bulbs used in traditional UV nail lamps are “fluorescent tubes,” while …Read More

“UV Gel Manicures – Proper Removal for Continued Nail Health”

UV Gel Manicures – Proper Removal for Continued Nail Health UV gel manicures are used to cosmetically beautify natural nails. These salon services require proper application, maintenance and periodic removal. During the removal process, the goal of every nail technician should be to exercise great care and avoid techniques which may damage the natural nail. …Read More